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Lithophyllum fetum Foslie

Publication details
Lithophyllum fetum Foslie 1907: 24

Published in: Foslie, M. (1907). Algologiske notiser III. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1906(8): 1-34.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Lithophyllum is Lithophyllum incrustans Philippi.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Pseudolithophyllum fetum (Foslie) W.H.Adey 1970

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Puerto de Corral, Chile (Woelkerling 1998: 312). Holotype: R. Thaxter; 1905-1906; TRH A3-153; Farlow no. 12, includes slides 1491 and 1492 (the latter slide missing) (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 40). Notes: Holotype fragments: PC, Farlow no. 12, General Herbarium box collection (non-fossil; filed in non-geniculate coralline type collections cabinet under basionym).

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Key references
Lemoine, [M.] (1920). Botanische Ergebnisse der schwedischen Expedition nach Patagonien und dem Feuerlande 1907-1909. VII. Les Mélobésiées. Kungliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar 61(4): 1-17, 1 plate.

Woelkerling, W.J. (1998). Type collections of non-geniculate corallines housed at the Laboratoire de Cryptogamie (PC). In: Non-geniculate coralline red algae and the Paris Muséum: systematics and scientific history. (Woelkerling, W.J. Eds), pp. 279-404. Paris: Muséum National d'Histoire naturelle / ADAC.

Woelkerling, W.J., Gustavsen, G., Myklebost, H.E., Prestø, T., Såstad, S.M. (2005). The coralline red algal herbarium of Mikael Foslie: revised catalogue with analyses. Gunneria 77: 1-625.

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